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17:53
17:53

Isimba Dam Bridge Construction was Altered for Security Reasons - Govt Parliament 1 1

Government and the Isimba Dam contractor have said the plans for the Isimba Dam bridge was altered from on top of the dam for security reasons.
19:30
19:30

I will Deal with Questionable Court Awards - Kafuuzi Judiciary 1 1

The new Deputy Attorney General Jackson Kafuuzi has said his first role in the Attorney General’s Office will be to deal with questionable court awards that are currently draining the judiciary.
17:01
17:01

Opposition MPs Accused of Dodging Tumwine Censure Petition torture 5 1

A section of Members of Parliament have faulted the Human rights committee of Parliament and the Opposition for evading the censure Process against Security Minister Elly Tumwine.
07:14
07:14

Legal Committee Wants Elections in New Districts Halted 5

The Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs is of the view that elections in newly created districts and constituencies should be halted until the next round of general elections.
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19 MPs So Far Sign Gen Tumwine Censure Motion Parliament 1 2

Only a total of 19 Members of Parliament have signed a censure motion against Security Minister General Elly Tumwine in the third day of the exercise.
20:05
20:05

Ugandan Students Safe in China- MOH ministry of health 3 1

In her statement to Parliament on Thursday, Aceng said that Ministry of Finance and that of Foreign Affairs were to remit US Dollars 61,800 to the students to support them as the government monitors the situation.
18:51
18:51

MPs Question UWA Over Failure to Collect UGX 500m from Private Park Developers 3

The report of the Auditor General for 2015/2016 financial year noted among others that UWA failed to collect outstanding fees of $209,546 (approximately shillings 500 million) from six developers. The six companies included Tourvest, Protea Hotel Luxury tented camp at Kalerwoki in Kidepo National Park and Shani Luxury tented camp at Amwapas in Kidepo National Park. Others were Pakuba Safari Lodge, Asyanut Ntoroko Lodge, Rwenzori Mountaineering services and Balloon Tours.
18:05
18:05

Engola to MPs: I am Unable to Withdraw UPDF from Lakes rules of procedure 1 4 Top story

The Committee Chair, Clement Obote Ongalo asked the Minister to explain why he didn’t provide a written statement as required by the rules of procedure and why he couldn't present government’s statement on the withdrawal of UPDF from Lakes.
18:01
18:01

MPs Want Janet Museveni Referred to Disciplinary Committee For Contempt of Parliament 7 1

The Leader of Opposition Betty Aol Ocan rose on a procedural point demanding respect for resolutions made by parliament. She questioned why the Executive had defied parliament on the matter.
17:09
17:09

Parliament Directs Finance Ministry on BoU Deputy Governor Position Bank of Uganda 1 2

The directive follows the expiry of Dr. Louis Kasekende’s contract on 18th January 2020. Dr. Kasekende was serving under Bank of Uganda Governor Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile. The expiry of his contract completed a decade of his service in the same position and making him the longest-serving deputy governor and Deputy Chairperson of the Bank of Uganda Board.
14:33
14:33

Gulu University Constituent College Task Force Pleads for Funding 1 2

The college was promised by President Museveni during the 2016 campaigns. Shortly after the elections, a task-force led by Dr Sidonia Angom Ochieng was set up to start the process of establishing the university college.
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11:07

Palliative Care Should Be Included in National Health Insurance Scheme-PCAU 1 4

Mwesiga says that the National Health Insurance Scheme Bill should provide for palliative care services, hospice organisations and palliative care specialists.
07:41
07:41

Debate On Judiciary Bill Postponed 2 6

MPs noted that the committee presented its report a year ago and that they, therefore, need to refresh their minds on the issues raised by the committee and also provisions of the Bill.
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Isimba Dam Contractor Pleads with MPs over Withheld UGX 154b Isimba dam bridge 2 1

The Isimba Power Dam contractor has asked Parliament to compel Government to release 154 billion shillings.
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20:30

Desert Locusts Not Destructive-Minister Rwamirama Parliament 1 1

Government has said that the locusts that have invaded different parts of the country are mature locusts that are not destructive.
19:48
19:48

Parliament Grants MP Mwiru Leave to Introduce Constitutional Amendment Bill 1 3

Parliament on Wednesday evening granted the Jinja Municipality East MP, Paul Mwiru to introduce a Constitution Amendment Bill, 2020 seeking to make changes in the handling of election petitions by establishing Election Petition Tribunals and others.
19:31
19:31

Parliament Tasks Environment Ministry Over Disappearing Forest Cover forests 1 3

A section of Members of Parliament have demanded an extensive report from the Minister of Water and Environment about the country’s forest cover that they say is under immense threat.
17:53
17:53

Jackson Kafuuzi Takes Oath as Deputy Attorney General President Museveni 1

Kafuuzi was on Wednesday sworn in at State House in Entebbe at a function presided over by President Museveni.
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MPs Demand Gov't Accountability On Desert Locust Response locusts 6 1

Esther Anyakun, the Woman MP for Nakapiripirit says that the government has invested a lot in the fight against locusts but has not involved the community in the affected areas.
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13:23

28 Isimba Dam Workers Held in China over Coronavirus 1 1

Xia Nenghai, the Project Manager of China Water and Electrical Company Ltd working on the Isimba Dam told the Physical Infrastructure Committee of Parliament, that apart from the challenges they are facing to complete the project, some of their staff are stuck in China.
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